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FOR NEBRASKA COURT
Pictured after Mass, seated, left to right, Lillian Orsak, Annie Fietsam,
Georgie Moretz and Judy Klesel. Second row, Brenda Pat Christ,
Lorine Machicek, Dolores Wilkes, Rosa Galipp, Kathy Bertsch, Karen
Miley and Jan Ripper. Third row, Phyllis Venghaus, Claudine Franz,
Peggy Kusy, Anna Marie Huebner, Lorine Christ, Gloria Kolek, Peggy
Kalich, Barbara Beselka and Lillian Hilscher. Last row, Sarah Olle,
Joyce Dittrich, Earline Fietsam, Annie Mae Ripper, Judy Kubenka,
Father Bazar, Suzette Surman, Katy Kutac, Bernadette Gillings,
Brenda Rehak and Sheila Brossmann.
Court Our Lady of Loretto #709, Plattsmouth, Nebraska, celebrated
its ninety-fifth anniversary with Mass followed by a coffee and cake
reception with parishioners in the Church Commons. Among the
special guests were Nebraska State Regent Rosemary Shald, First
Vice State Regent Nancy Brown and District Deputy Elaine Boyce.
Knights of Columbus were also present to honor the occasion.
TEXAS COURT CELEBRATES 65 YEARS
The anniversary celebration of Court St. Rose #1597, Schulenberg,
Texas, began with a procession into Mass celebrated by Rev. Ty
Bazar. After Mass court members and invited guests enjoyed a
luncheon celebration at the St. Rose of Lima School Cafeteria.
Regent Rosa Galipp welcomed all, and Court Chaplain Rev. Timothy
Kosler blessed the meal. Brenda Fietsam, Regent of Court Queen
of the Holy Rosary #2282, LaGrange, Texas, was a special guest.
TEXAS COURT MARKS CENTENNIAL
CALIFORNIA COURT HONORS LONG TERM
MEMBERS AT ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
Court Compton #942, Compton, California, celebrated its 92nd
anniversary with an African-American History Month Mass at
Our Lady of Victory Parish celebrated by Pastor Rev. Francisco
Valdovinos, S.T. Aja Brown, Mayor of Compton, was special guest
speaker. Among long-term members honored, some in absentia,
were Vice Regent Alice Avery, Sandra Koch, Luciens Braun,
Marion Malley, Helen Ramelot, Rita Dartis, Lovie Washington,
Fanny Carter, Julie Mayfield and Doris Wilson. In the photo court
members gather in church with Mayor Brown and Father Francisco.
SHARE * SUMMER 2017
Court Our Lady of Perpetual Help # 296, Windthorst, Texas,
celebrated the New Year and its 100th anniversary together. A
member brunch and awards social was followed by Mass at St.
Mary's Catholic Church. The New Year's Day celebration was held
in conjunction with the anniversary of the first Mass held at St.
Mary's 125 years ago. The Most Rev. Michael F. Olson, Bishop,
Diocese of Ft. Worth, Texas, and Court Chaplain Rev. Michael
Malone, Pastor, con-celebrated. The day's remainder was spent
in unity enjoying lunch prepared by the Knights of Columbus and
viewing historical memorabilia honoring the past, present, and
future of both CDA and St. Mary's.